IS Engineer - Data Analytics

Tampa, FL, US
Sep 18, 2019
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Are you eager to take your data analytics skills and use them in creative new ways to build ground breaking business intelligence (BI)solutions that help develop life changing biotech medicines? Amgen is using state of the art technology to build new drug therapies for patients that address grievous illnesses.

We are seeking an IS Engineer - Data Analytics in our Amgen Capability Center (ACC) Tampa, FL to join our Patient Safety IS team. The ideal candidate must be passionate about providing solutions for advanced analytics and data processing. You will collaborate with our Patient Safety business and product teams to define and build the reporting and data visualization solutions enabling faster and better-informed decision-making

Job Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the design, development, testing, implementation, and support of key projects involving Business Intelligence technologies
  • Collaborate with Business Partners, Data Architects, Data Scientists and Business Analysts to translate business requirements into technical requirements and understanding how data is being collected to help drive the analytics strategy supporting Safety
  • Author documentation including design specification, flowcharts and diagrams for BI solutions
  • Write SQL queries to manipulate and visualize data using data visualization tools
  • Maintain knowledge of market trends and developments on Business Intelligence and related new technologies to provide recommendations for improvements
  • Estimates level of effort and hours entail for each phase of a project
  • Ensures projects work are completed on time and within budget
  • Delivers results in an environment consisting of diverse global and matrixed partners including non-dedicated resources

Basic Qualifications:
  • Master's degree

  • Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience

  • Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems experience

  • High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of relevant work or internship experience
  • Hands-on experience in architecting analytics and BI solutions using the following technologies - Tableau (preferred), Spotfire, IBM Cognos with the ability to identify data patterns
  • Good SQL skills of at least one RDBMS (Postgres, MySQL, MSSQL, Oracle, etc.)
  • Experience with Data Warehouse & Business Intelligence platforms and associated Extraction, Load and Design (e.g. Informatica, Data Bricks & Mulesoft)
  • Understanding of AWS/cloud storage, hosting, and compute environments is required
  • Understanding of Agile methodology and DevOps
  • Solid communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task on several projects simultaneously
  • Expertise in visualizing and manipulating big data sets
  • High learning agility, innovation and analytical skills

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.